How to Bend the Rules and Win
By (author) Amatzia Avni
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Devious Chess by Amatzia Avni
Book DescriptionMaster chess psychologist Amatzia Avni outlines a new approach to playing chess - be tricksy about your game, bend the rules where possible and always come out on top! Players of all abilities are urged, step-by-step, to unlearn everything they've learned so far and adopt a fearless attitude to the game. Every tip for bending the rules is included here with comprehensive illustrated games. Includes: * The Nature of Tricky Chess: Virgin land * Raising the tension to boiling point * Coffeehouse chess * Not so elementary, my dear Watson * Peculiar moves* Principled Issues of 'Tricky Chess': Twists and turns * The trap vs blunder dilemma * Methods of conducting 'tricky chess'* Illustrative Games* Assesment and Implementation: Evaluation of tricksy chess * Transforming into a 'tricky chess' player
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780713490046
(234mm x 155mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Batsford Ltd
Publisher: Pavilion Books
Publish Date: 27-Apr-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Gives practical advice for club players who want to take the next step towards chess mastery. The author's approach is far more creative than the usual tips such as "develop your pieces" and "control the centre". Instead of repeating cliches, he scrutinises a number of chess positions, asking himself 'What can be learned from them?'
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Author Biography - Amatzia Avni
A psychologist by profession, Amatzia Avni is also a World Chess Federation Master who has participated in the Israeli Chess Championship final on five seperate occasions.
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